Mar 28, 2014
The biggest question about the Saddle Ridge Hoard (1,427 gold
coins shallowly buried in seven metal cans) is, Why did the finders
publicize their find?
Was that a stupid move, or a smart one?
This show explains the reasoning behind the public announcement, and it also discusses a few theories on how the coins got there in the first place.
For some informative articles on treasure hunting, and a nice ad for my book The Metal Detecting Manual, visit http://treasuremanual.com. And if you buy my book and would like it autographed, just let me know when you order.